SWEDISH INSTITUTE (SI): CREATIVE FORCE PROGRAMME – SWEDEN

Deadline: 31/08/2021
Grant The Swedish Institute is funding programme for international projects related to media or the arts to strengthen democracy, human rights and freedom of expression in Sweden or/and in MENA Region, Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe and Turkey.

OPEN GOVERNMENT PARTNERSHIP: GRANTS FOR EXPANDING CIVIL SOCIETY ENGAGEMENT IN OPEN GOVERNANCE REFORMS AND OGP PROCESSES

Deadline: 09/07/2021
Grant The Open Government Partnership call for proposals for the Civil Society Engagement Grants to expand and strengthen civil society engagement and foster multi-stakeholder partnerships across Armenia, Georgia, Republic Of Moldova and Ukraine.

AWID ANNOUNCES CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR FEMINIST JOURNALISTS PROGRAM

Deadline: 08/05/2021
Grant AWID’s Feminist Journalist project will prioritise participants who represent our priority constituencies which includes trans people, Black feminists, women with disabilities, sex workers, and indigenous feminist. We specifically encourage applications from journalists who originate and are located in the Global South.

UNESCO CALL FOR PARTNERSHIPS ON GLOBAL MEDIA DEFENCE FUND

Deadline: 15/06/2021
Grant UNESCO is launching a new Call for Partnerships to support not-for-profit organizations under the Global Media Defence Fund with the aim to join forces with specialized partners in the undertaking or upscaling of projects that bolster journalists’ legal protection and/or enhance media freedom.

MEDIA FREEDOM RAPID RESPONSE ONLINE SUMMIT 2021

Between 17th and 20th March, the Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR), which monitors and tracks media freedom violations, will bring together leading journalists from over 13 countries and representatives of press freedom organisations, unions and journalist bodies to discuss key threats and trends that underpin threats to media freedom across Europe.

CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR JFJ 2021 INVESTIGATIVE GRANT PROGRAMME

Deadline: 14/03/2021
Grant Justice for Journalists is a foundation set up in order to investigate violent crimes against journalists who have been targeted as a result of their professional duties. Grants are available to investigative journalists, both professional and non-professional (bloggers, social activists), both in wartime and peacetime.

US MISSION TO INDIA ANNOUNCES APPLICATIONS FOR THE FUTURE OF JOURNALISM

Deadline: 30/04/2021
Grant The United States and India have a shared opportunity to combat the scourge of fake news and disinformation for a secure Indo-Pacific region by promoting a robust and responsible media environment. This includes promoting strong professionalism among journalists, improving digital literacy among the general public, and modernizing news outlets with immersive technologies to compete in the digital world.

GLOBAL YOUTH & NEWS MEDIA AWARD FOR MEDIA LITERACY

Deadline: 15 April 2021
Award Applications are now open for the Global Youth and News Media Award for Media Literacy to honor front-line teachers in the quest to help students understand the true value of press freedom. The Press Freedom Teacher Award will recognise excellence in assuring that students develop a thorough understanding of the crucial role of journalism in society and of the sometimes deadly risks for people who do this work.